The QikPod electronic parcel locker network when scaled-up will offer tens of thousands of smart, automated parcel lockers dedicated to the delivery & pickup of packages by consumers. Helping building innovative eCommerce logistics highways for India. QikPod is building an intelligent Internet-of-Things (IoT) next-generation logistics platform serving online vendors and e-commerce companies. This platform will dramatically improve efficiency, convenience and security of current last mile delivery operations.
The QikPod core team comprises talented, successful technologists, software engineers, and business leaders with start-up and large global tech company experience. QikPod is backed by top tier venture capital firms, strategic industry partners and highly respected angel investors.
Accel is a leading early and growth-stage venture capital firm, powering a global community of entrepreneurs. Accel backs entrepreneurs who have what it takes to build a world-class, category-defining business. Founded in 1983, Accel brings more than three decades of experience building and supporting hundreds of companies. Accel’s vision for entrepreneurship and business enables it to identify and invest in the companies that will be responsible for the growth of next-generation industries. Accel-backed companies include Atlassian, Braintree, Cloudera, DJI, Dropbox, Dropcam, Etsy, Facebook, Flipkart, Lookout Security, MoPub, Qualtrics, Slack, Spotify, Supercell, Vox Media and others.
Flipkart is India’s largest e-commerce marketplace with a registered customer base of over 100 million. Flipkart offers more than 80 million products across 80+ categories including Smart Phones, Books, Media, Consumer Electronics, Furniture, Fashion and Lifestyle. Launched in October 2007, Flipkart is known for its path-breaking services like Cash on Delivery, experience zones and a 10-day replacement policy. Flipkart was the pioneer in offering services like In-a-Day Guarantee (50 cities) and Same-Day-Guarantee (13 cities) at scale. With over 1,00,000 registered sellers, Flipkart has redefined the way brands and medium sized enterprises do business online.
Foxconn Technology Group, is a Taiwanese multinational electronics contract manufacturing company headquartered in New Taipei City, Taiwan. Foxconn is the world’s largest contract electronics manufacturer, and the third-largest information technology company by revenue. It offers electronics manufacturing services including electronic components, PCBs, PCB components, and computer chips.Its clients include major American, Canadian, Finnish, and Japanese electronics and information technology companies. Notable products the company manufactures include BlackBerry, iPad, iPhone, iPod, Kindle, Nintendo 3DS, Nokia, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Wii U, and Xbox One.